Colour: ruby red with a hints of purple. Deep and bright.
Bouquet: Fruity (blackberry, bramble) / Spicy (pepper, clove) / Liquorice.
Taste: Rich and full on the palate. Balanced, quality tannins. Smoothly acidic. Wine for medium cellaring.
Its characteristics make it a good match with pasta dishes, roasted red meat, game, and mature cheeses.